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Kidney stone

During annual check up Can you please send me ur qbr doc? (1 month back) scanning report mentioned right kidney shows minimal hydronephrosis with obstructive calculus in mild pole measuring 9.9x5.3 mm. Please advise.
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Dr. Chethan R S Bangalore | General Physician
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Hi...., Most kidney stones won't require invasive treatment. You may be able to pass a small stone by: Drinking water. Drinking as much as 2 to 3 litres a day may help flush out your urinary system. , drink enough fluid — mostly water — to produce clear or nearly clear urine.....Pain relievers. Passing a small stone can cause some discomfort. To relieve mild pain, your doctor may recommend pain relievers... Medical therapy. Your doctor may give you a medication to help pass your kidney stone. This type of medication, known as an alpha blocker, relaxes the muscles in your ureter, helping you pass the kidney stone more quickly and with less pain...
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